a plumb and shy spinster and the handsome gentleman who she was supposed to marry fifteen years before. regency romance
Jeanne Savery always gives us an enjoyable read with her Regency romances.
Plump and shy with a nervous stammer, Lady Helen Rotherford is hardly the ton's idea of a great beauty. Secundus Alexander wanted her but his suit was forbidden by her father.
Plump and shy with a nervous stammer, Lady Helen Rotherford is hardly the ton's idea of a great beauty. Only one man-Secundus Alcester-wanted her, but he was poor and his suit forbidden by her father. Secundus vowed to make his fortune in India and return for Helen, but that was fifteen years ago...
This book is so good that I'm keeping it to read again some time. The Hero and Heroine are not glamorous, but are sincere and interesting. I really cared about them, unlike to so many romance characters who are shallow stereotypes. This book reminded me of Carla Kelly and Mary Balogh. Highly recommended.